Mel's Picks

After years of spending much of his spare time reading books and haunting bookstores, Mel is delighted to find himself working at Village Books. His reading selections vary from fiction to cookbooks, but he usually gravitates toward the history section.


Last Night in Twisted River Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780345479730
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ballantine Books - June 15th, 2010

Wilderness Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781620400623
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - May 14th, 2013

Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060885618
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco Press - November 27th, 2012

Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307888778
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - May 14th, 2013

Eisenhower in War and Peace Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780812982886
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade - May 7th, 2013

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780195168952
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - December 11th, 2003

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781400064168
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House - November 16th, 2010

The Swerve: How the World Became Modern Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393343403
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 4th, 2012

Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780465031474
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Basic Books (AZ) - October 2nd, 2012

The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781568360225
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Kodansha Globe - May 15th, 1994

King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780618001903
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - September 3rd, 1999